This is a chic Hitoe(not lined) Meisen
Kimono with abstract flower on 'shikishi'(square paper) pattern, which is woven.
The vibrant pattern emerges out against the blackish deep purple background.
Textile is exquisite silk and has light touch.
Cotton shoulder pads and 'Ishikiate'(square piece of reinforcement cloth) are attached.
There are slight whitish molds on the back left bodice and left front panel.(C)
White yarn waste is removed and there is a hole on the back left sleeve.(B)
There are slight discoloration and patinas.
There are other flaws so please check detail photos.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn.
Please enjoy its stylish fashion as a daily wear!
*The background color may seem irregular on photos, but it is actually one tone of color as seen in HTML code.